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Unidentified man found dead in Schuylkill River

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ROBESON TWP.., Pa. - The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the Schuylkill River in Berks County on Saturday.

The body was found by kayakers around 2:30 p.m. in a part of the river that's difficult to reach, about a half-mile from Schuylkill Road, in Robeson Township.

Robeson Township police said they are trying to identify the body, adding that the man weighs about 350 pounds, was wearing hospital socks and had health-monitoring pads stuck to his chest.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

If you have any information that can help police identify this man, contact Robeson Township police at 610-582-4276.


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